Texturevault is a marketplace for textures driven by the community. If you are looking for a new texture for your design you can find it at TextureVault. The sellers of the texture image get a 60% of the selling price and the buyers can buy a texture for $2 to $4 depending on the quality. You can download images for free but in low resolution.
Venture slogan: Marketplace for royalty freetextures.
Texturevault´s own description: “…Texturevault.net is a community driven supplier of royalty free texture images. Unlike the usual stock photo site, texturevault.net focus is strictly on providing high quality, creative and “top of the class” textures that digital artists and designers can use in their creative work…”